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Glasgow 2014 – Section endorsed

Glasgow 2014 – Section endorsed

Click HERE  to see the Glasgow Section endorsed by the Standing Group on Parliaments. (S037 – Legislatures in a Changing World: Rules, Agendas, Representation and Aggregation) Deadline for Panels and Papers: 15 February.

Call for Panels and Papers

Call for Panels and Papers

ECPR Graduate Student Conference More Panels added to Find a Friend. Check here to see if you have a Paper that would fit. Or – email Anna Foley (afoley@ecpr.eu) if you have an idea for a Panel and need more Papers. Deadline for the submission of all Papers and Panels via MyECPR is 20 January 2014.

2nd General Conference of the ECPR Standing Group on Parliaments

2nd General Conference of the ECPR Standing Group on Parliaments

Vienna, 26-28 June 2014  This conference follows the highly successful Inaugural General Conference “Parliaments in Changing Times” hosted by our colleague Shane Martin in Dublin in 2012. The conference is very likely to take place in a central location in Vienna. The local organiser will be Professor Wolfgang C. Müller of Vienna University. With a team of colleagues from the Standing Group, I will be responsible for the programme. Further details will follow very soon. I would like to thank…

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ECPR General Conference 2014 – Section confirmed

ECPR General Conference 2014 – Section confirmed

Glasgow, 3-6 September 2014 Section: “Legislatures in a Changing World: Rules, Agendas, Representation and Aggregation” The Standing Groups’ Convenors, Thomas Saalfeld (University of Bamberg) and Matti Wiberg (University of Turku) have secured a section on  the study of legislatures during the ECPR General Conference 2014 in Glasgow. A call for papers will be open between 2 December 2013 – 15 February 2014. Click here for further information.

Publications

Publications

Shane Martin, Thomas Saalfeld and Kaare Strøm are currently putting the finishing touches on the Oxford Handbook of Legislative Studies, which will hopefully be published in 2014

Joint Sessions 2014

Joint Sessions 2014

Joint Sessions of Workshops Hanna Bäck (University of Lund) and Bjørn-Erik Rasch (University of Oslo) have been successful in their application to organise a Workshop on ‘The Evolution of Parliamentarism and its Political Consequences‘ at the 2014 Joint Sessions of Workshops

Summer School

Summer School

Sam Depauw (VUB) will host the third Summer School in Brussels. The Summer School is likely to be held in August. The venue will be published on the Standing Group’s website in due course.

SG General Conference

SG General Conference

Wolfgang C. Müller (University of Vienna) will host the Group’s second General Conference in Vienna. The conference is likely to be in May or June 2014. Further information will be published on the Standing Group’s new website in due course.

Goodbye Shane Martin, hello Thomas Saalfeld!

Goodbye Shane Martin, hello Thomas Saalfeld!

Goodbye to Co-convenor Shane Martin, hello to Thomas Saalfeld At the ECPR Joint Sessions of Workshops in Mainz, Dr. Shane Martin (Dublin City University) stood down as Co-convenor. Shane Martin has been a driving force behind the Group’s achievements. He co-directed the first two Summer Schools and hosted the Group’s inaugural General Conference in Dublin last year. The Executive Committee would like to express its heartfelt thanks to him for the commitment and dedication which he brought to his function. Thomas…

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